Medical Conditions That Can Be Treated Using Medical Cannabis

Medical Conditions That Can Be Treated Using Medical Cannabis

The Cannabis plant, and it’s many active materials such as Cannabinoids and terpenes, are known to have a positive effect on several medical conditions.

Although only a few medical conditions have been clinically approved using Cannabis-based products, many of them demonstrated positive results in patients that were treated and monitored over the years.

Cannabis medical treatment in Oncology

Although many individual reports about treating patients with Cancer using high concentration Cannabis products such as RSO are available, no solid evidence for such treatment’s effectiveness is that significant.

On the other hand, for cancer patients who have been under chemotherapy, cannabis products can be used to reduce nausea, vomiting, or pain associated with treatment or the cancer metastatic phase. Moreover, Cannabis can be beneficial for cancer patients in terms of appetite loss and depression treatment.

Cannabis medical treatment in Gastroenterology

As Cannabis in general and CBD, in particular, has an anti-inflammatory effect, patients with inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn’s disease or Ulcerative Colitis, can be treated effectively using cannabis products

Cannabis medical treatment in pain management

Cannabis can be used for patients suffering from neuropathic pain. A high percentage of people who used Opioids reported that using Cannabis was effective for their pain management.

Cannabis medical treatment in infectious diseases

For patients diagnosed with Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS), who suffer from extreme weight loss and pain can use Cannabis to improve appetite, relieve vomiting and gastrointestinal symptoms.

Cannabis medical treatment in neurology

  • For patients diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) who suffer from spastic conditions, Cannabis was found beneficial for spasm relief and pain management which did not respond to conventional treatment.
  • For patients diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, cannabis can temporarily improve day-to-day functioning and pain, chronic pain or pain caused by rheumatism.
  • For adult patients with Tourette’s syndrome who have significant dysfunction in their daily lives who have not responded to conventional treatments.
  • For patients who suffer from severe epilepsy, cannabis-based products, especially CBD, demonstrate very positive results in seizure frequency and severity.

Cannabis medical treatment in palliative care

Terminal patients can be treated in order to relieve pain, improve appetite and treat depression.

Cannabis medical treatment in psychiatry

For adults who are diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), cannabis can reduce anxiety and stress levels, treat insomnia and improve social life.

About Cannabis GxP consultancy

Cannabis GXP is proud to stand at the forefront of the Cannabis industry in Israel and worldwide thanks to many years of experience in these areas.

Our team is compelled to spread the message of the importance of cannabis science, regulation and standardization as the world enters a new era of cannabis legislation.

We aim to position our clients with their best foot forward when it comes to anything and everything cannabis related.

Our vast expertise allows us to assist companies in a wide range of services and needs: Anything from Cannabis R&D, growing and manufacturing, new products development, facility design, technology, Quality Assurance, Good Practices (GAP/GMP/GLP/GDP/GCP), staff training, local and global regulations.

Cannabis GxP is a subsidiary company of Bio-Chem Ltd. (2007), a consultancy firm for the Pharmaceutical field, medical devices, Cosmetics and food supplements industry based in Israel.

Our cannabis consultancy services include:

  • Product development, delivery system & clinical trials
  • Growing, Manufacturing and Lab Facilities Design
  • Quality Assurance and Good Practices (GxP)
  • Cultivation & Product Manufacturing Technology
  • New product Regulations and Submissions
  • Qualification & Validation
  • Risk Assessment
  • Staff training

If you need one or several of our services, we will be more than happy to assist.

Please do not hesitate to contact us for further information.

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